The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 10 2 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Retail 16 63 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.81% 29.58% 12.23%
As % of the General category 43.24% 63.00% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 1
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Retail
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

General Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 100 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 25.00% 46.95% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 34
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Retail
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the Stevenage region.

Retail Salary Trend in Stevenage

Retail
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Retail Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) VB
3 14 (32.56%) Law
3 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (25.58%) ETL
4 11 (25.58%) Cisco
5 10 (23.26%) Windows
5 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
5 10 (23.26%) VPN
5 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (23.26%) CCNP
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (23.26%) MPLS
5 10 (23.26%) Firewall
5 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
5 10 (23.26%) VPLS
5 10 (23.26%) Fujitsu
5 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
7 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
7 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) Business Process Mapping
8 7 (16.28%) C#
8 7 (16.28%) VBScript
8 7 (16.28%) VBA
8 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
8 7 (16.28%) ERP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (9.30%) HFM
2 1 (2.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) MPLS
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
1 10 (23.26%) VPLS
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
1 10 (23.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (16.28%) Data Mining
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) Essbase
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Law
3 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Business Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Business Systems Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.65%) EPoS Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) EPoS Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Citrix Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.33%) CSS
1 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.33%) jQuery
1 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Data Conversion
3 3 (6.98%) EPoS
3 3 (6.98%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ETL
2 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
4 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
4 8 (18.60%) Business Process Mapping
5 7 (16.28%) ERP
5 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
5 7 (16.28%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.95%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Line Management
10 1 (2.33%) Change Control
10 1 (2.33%) Time Management
10 1 (2.33%) OO
10 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) VB
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
3 7 (16.28%) VBScript
3 7 (16.28%) VBA
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) CCNP
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) XenApp
1 6 (13.95%) XenDesktop
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) Fujitsu
3 6 (13.95%) AppSense
3 6 (13.95%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Hyperion
4 4 (9.30%) Informatica
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle